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Month: January 2011

Re: [trinity-users] Kernel source doesn't match kernel?

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Sun, 2 Jan 2011 15:35:12 -0600
> I am trying Ubuntu Maverick with Trinity 3.5.12, the live image I got from
> the site. I am testing how well it works
> before I do a potential upgrade. One of my tests includes installing
> VMWare. I couldn't make it work, VMWare complains that the source in
> /usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.whatever/include doesn't match the
> installed/running kernel, so it can't build the required modules. I got
> the source from the Adept Manager application (plus the build-essential
> package). Do you folks know anything about that? How can I get a kernel
> source that will match the running kernel?

You may want to try an upgrade of all installed packages using Adept or
Synaptic.  The Trinity LiveCD images were built directly from the official
Ubuntu LiveCD images, so I am somewhat surprised to hear about this type
of problem.